Back in March 2019, Netflix announced a bunch of anime series coming to the streaming giant. Among those was another videogame property, a little less known than Castlevania or The Witcher: Dragon's Dogma. No, not Dragon's Lair (which is planned to be a live-action feature from Netlfix), Dragon's Dogma. Dragon's Dogma was an action RPG … Continue reading ‘Dragon’s Dogma’ Netflix Anime Dated
Studio Ghibli, the makers of such beloved Japanese anime as My Neighbor Totoro, Princess Mononoke, Sprited Away, and Howl's Moving Castle, will have its upcoming new film in North American theaters (unless the pandemic thwarts those plans). Ghibli fans were put into a slight state of distress when word of the studio's closure came about … Continue reading Studio Ghibli’s Next Film, ‘Earwig And The Witch’, Will Release In North America
The upcoming videogame from CD Projekt (Witcher game series) is Cyberpunk 2077, which is expected to launch in November, is also spinning off stories in other media. Already solicited for September, is a 4-issue mini-series titled Cyberpunk 2077: Trauma Team published by Dark Horse, and today another projekct was announced: an anime series. Cyberpunk: Edgerunners … Continue reading ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ Gets An Anime Series
The saga of humanity versus giant human eating titans is coming to its animated end. We found out that Attack On Titan would be getting its fourth and final season last Summer, then scheduled for Fall 2020. Overnight, NHK (broadcaster of the anime in Japan) and the Japanese Attack on Titan (known as Shingeki no … Continue reading Trailer For The Final Season Of ‘Attack On Titan’ Arrives (Japan)
The show will be animated in-house.
The Witcher, the live-action series on Netflix based on the book series by Andrzej Sapkowski (which also inspired a popular videogame series) seems to have done well for the streaming company. Netflix has already greenlit a second season for the show, and now they have announced a new project for the franchise. The Witcher: Nightmare … Continue reading ‘The Witcher’ “Anime” Film In The Works For Netflix
Your Name. the anime directed by Makoto Shinkai, was a huge hit when it released in Japan in 2016, being the number one movie in Japan for nine weeks and earning around 190 million dollars. There was a lot of anticipation then for the director's next movie, Weathering with You (Tenki no Ko in Japanese, … Continue reading Film Review: Weathering With You (Tenki No Ko)
It's been a slow trickle of data for the next Ghost in the Shell anime. The project was announced in 2017, and was finally given a title in December 2018. Now, we are finally getting a look and a release window for Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045… even if it is only a very brief … Continue reading Netflix Reveals A (Very) Brief Look At ‘Ghost In The Shell: SAC_2045’
Japanese horror manga master Junji Ito held a live drawing session at this weekend's Crunchyroll Expo. During the session anime production company Production IG's CEO Maki Terashima announced that Ito's manga Uzumaki would be getting an animated adaptation. Uzumaki involves a town that is cursed with events involving spirals, and whose residents become obsessed with … Continue reading Junji Ito’s ‘Uzumaki’ Manga To Get Animated Mini-Series Debuting On Toonami
There has been at least one death and more suspected, plus three dozen injuries in a suspected arson attack on Kyoto Animation Studios.